The Airbus A400M soon to be used as a firefighting aircraft ?

Romain Guillot

2021/06/18 | 384 words | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO
The Airbus A400M soon to be used as a firefighting aircraft ? © Le Journal de l'Aviation - All rights reserved

AKKA Technologies has just developed a turnkey conversion solution to be able to add a new auxiliary capability to the Airbus A400M, the C295 and the CN-235 military transport aircraft, that of being able to embark and drop water to fight fires.

The first kits have been designed for A400M and CASA C235 & C295 aircraft, with similar systems able to be installed in any other aircraft with an Aft Cargo Door.

According to the aviation division of AKKA France, the implementation of this Plug...(…)

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